Spring Storms

Spring is known for its surprises. My husband took these shots of birds surviving a final (hopefully) snowstorm.

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This house finch fluffs its feathers in anticipation of a change in the weather. The prediction…snow.

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Below, a robin joins him after the storm. And a whole lot of that robin’s buddies flock to our lilac bushes as well.

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Such long migrations, only to wait out the cold. But spring often bears surprises.

 

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At this time of year, this might be the last storm – maybe  the birds realize this, too.

 

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2 thoughts on “Spring Storms

  1. The birds look so fluffy when they’re trying to keep warm. The robin looks like a balloon about to pop 🙂 Nice to see the house finch. I’m on the east coast, and I’ve never seen one. They’re all pretty.

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